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Rheumatoid Arthritis (RA) is an autoimmune disease which causes the body’s immune system to attack joint tissue, causing inflammation and pain in the joint lining. Unlike other types of arthritis, which are caused by wear and tear of your joints, RA affects the lining of your joints and may eventually cause deformity.
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Rheumatoid arthritis is the second most common type of arthritis and affects over two million Americans. This chronic inflammatory disease injures the lining of the joints, deforming them in many cases and eventually leading to bone erosion.